UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – May 1 to June 19


May 1The Avengers – Alan Silvestri – IntradaThe Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – Thomas Newman – Sony (U.S. release)The Cabin in the Woods – David Julyan – Varese SarabandeCoriolanus – Ilan Eshkeri – Varese SarabandeOnce Upon a Time – Mark Isham – IntradaStarchaser: The Legend of Orin – Andrew Belling – BuysoundtraxTAG: The Assassination Game – Craig Safan – Buysoundtrax May 8Battleship – Steve Jablonsky – Varese SarabandeDark Shadows – Danny Elfman – WatertowerDays of Grace – Nic Cave, Warren Elllis, Atticus Ross, Leopold Ross, Claudia Sarne, Shigeru Umebayashi – Lakeshore May 22Insidious – Joseph Bishara – KochMen in Black … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – May 1 to June 19

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 04/26/2012


Conquest 1453 – Benjamin Wallfisch (MMS12003) Eye Of The Eagle: Film Music Of Soren Hyldgaard – Soren Hyldgaard (MMS12004) Last Breath – Vincent Gillioz (HWRCD 009) Mean Guns – Tony Riparetti (HWRCD 008) Nowhere To Run – Mark Isham (Perseverance PRD 047) Run Of The Arrow / The Brave One – Victor Young (Disques Cinemusique DCM 136) Since You Went Away – Max Steiner (BYU FMA-MS119, 2 CDs) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 04/26/2012

SONY MUSIC RELEASES DANNY ELFMAN’S ‘DARK SHADOWS’ SCORE


Artist: Danny ElfmanTitle: Dark Shadows – Original ScoreLabel: Sony Classical InternationalTotal Tracks: 21 The beautiful score was composed by Daniel Robert “Danny” Elfman, an American composer who is best known for scoring music for television and film and composing The Simpsons main title theme as well as the 1989 Batman movie theme. He has been nominated for four Academy Awards and won a Grammy Award for Tim Burton’s Batman and an Emmy Award for his Desperate Housewives theme. Director Tim Burton and Danny Elfman are long-time friends and have worked together frequently; Danny Elfman scored the majority of Burton’s films. … Continue reading SONY MUSIC RELEASES DANNY ELFMAN’S ‘DARK SHADOWS’ SCORE

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – April 27 to June 19


April 27Wings – J.S. Zamecnik – La-La Land May 1The Avengers – Alan Silvestri – IntradaThe Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – Thomas Newman – Sony (U.S. release)The Cabin in the Woods – David Julyan – Varese SarabandeCoriolanus – Ilan Eshkeri – Varese SarabandeOnce Upon a Time – Mark Isham – IntradaStarchaser: The Legend of Orin – Andrew Belling – BuysoundtraxTAG: The Assassination Game – Craig Safan – Buysoundtrax May 8Battleship – Steve Jablonsky – Varese SarabandeDark Shadows – Danny Elfman – WatertowerDays of Grace – Nic Cave, Warren Elllis, Atticus Ross, Leopold Ross, Claudia Sarne, Shigeru Umebayashi – Lakeshore May … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – April 27 to June 19

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 04/18/2012


Delerue: First 45 RPM Records – Georges Delerue (Disques Cinemusique DCM 132) Galaxy Quest – David Newman (La-La Land LLLCD 1208) – 53:07 Imitation Of Life / Interlude – Frank Skinner (Disques Cinemusique DCM 133) Mirror Mirror – Alan Menken (Relativity 700256) Moon 44 – Joel Goldsmith (BSXCD 8906) – 49:21 Titanic: An Epic Musical Voyage – James Horner, John Barry, etc. (BSXCD 8905) – 67:00 Broke Sky – Michael McCuistion, Lolita Ritmanis, Kristopher Carter (La-La Land LLLCD 1201) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 04/18/2012

DANNY ELFMAN’S DARK SHADOWS ORIGINAL SCORE MAY 8


Film Marks 14th Collaboration Between Composer Danny Elfman And Director Tim Burton (April 17, 2012 – Los Angeles, CA) – WaterTower Music will release Dark Shadows – Original Score digitally and in stores on May 8, 2012.  The album features original music by Grammy Award-winning and four-time Oscar®-nominated composer Danny Elfman, which is featured in director Tim Burton’s new gothic comedy Dark Shadows. For more than 25 years, Burton and Elfman have collaborated on some of the cinema’s most beloved and recognizable films and soundtracks, including Big Fish, for which Elfman received an Oscar® nomination; Beetlejuice; Batman; Edward Scissorhands; Sleepy … Continue reading DANNY ELFMAN’S DARK SHADOWS ORIGINAL SCORE MAY 8

UNIVERSAL PICTURES WILL CELEBRATE ITS 100th ANNIVERSARY AT FIMUCITÉ VI


The Tenerife Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Diego Navarro, will perform the best Hans Zimmer, James Horner, Thomas Newman and Alan Silvestri scores at the Closing Gala Concert. The VI Tenerife International Film Music Festival (FIMUCITÉ), which will be heldfrom July 7 to 14, sponsored by Cabildo Insular de Tenerife, Canary Islands Governmentand Santa Cruz and Arona City Councils, will become the venue of the official celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Universal Pictures Studios this year. Withi ts customary self-improvement spirit and its constant search for new and enhanced contents, this unavoidable appointment with film music has got the … Continue reading UNIVERSAL PICTURES WILL CELEBRATE ITS 100th ANNIVERSARY AT FIMUCITÉ VI

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – April 17 to June 5


April 17Coriolanus – Ilan Eshkeri – Varese SarabandeEye of the Eagle: The Film Music of Soren Hyldgaard – Soren Hyldgaard – MovieScore MediaRed Lights – Victor Reyes – LakeshoreSilent Hill: Book of Memories – Daniel Licht – Milan May 1The Avengers – Alan Silvestri – IntradaThe Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – Thomas Newman – Sony (U.S. release)The Cabin in the Woods – David Julyan – Varese SarabandeOnce Upon a Time – Mark Isham – Intrada May 8Battleship – Steve Jablonsky – Varese SarabandeDark Shadows – Danny Elfman – WatertowerDays of Grace – Nic Cave, Warren Elllis, Atticus Ross, Leopold Ross, … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – April 17 to June 5

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 04/12/2012


The Avengers (Score) – Alan Silvestri (Hollywood / Intrada D001759402) – 76:17Once Upon A Time – Mark Isham (Intrada MAF 7120, TV) – 62:54Agent Trouble / Les Saisons Du Plaisir – Gabriel Yared (Music Box MBR 011)Bring Me The Head Of Alfredo Garcia (Expanded) – Jerry Fielding (Quartet QRSCE038) – 67:06Spartacus: Vengeance – Joseph LoDuca (Varese Sarabande 302 067 139 2, 2 CDs, TV)Star Trek: First Contact (Complete) – Jerry Goldsmith (GNP Crescendo GNPD 8079)Una Questione D’Onore – Luis Bacalov (Quartet QRSCE039) – 79:25Visit To A Chief’s Son – Francis Lai (Music Box MBR 012) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 04/12/2012

COLIN AGUIAR’S ‘ROSIE TAKES THE TRAIN’ TO RECEIVE AWARD


Composer Colin Aguiar’s Rosie Takes the Train to Receive Award At the 45th Annual WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival Los Angeles, CA) April 12, 2012—Colin Aguiar scores Stephen Scott’s Rosie Takes The Train. Springing from its success at the Sedona Film Festival in late February, the film was featured at the Canadian Film Festival last month and will be an award recipient at the 45th annual WorldFest- Houston International Film Festival. The protégé of composer Mychael Danna (Moneyball), Colin Aguiar produces an emblematic score that heightens the drama to this time warped tale. The WorldFest- Houston Awards Gala will be held … Continue reading COLIN AGUIAR’S ‘ROSIE TAKES THE TRAIN’ TO RECEIVE AWARD

ROLFE KENT TO RECEIVE RICHARD KIRK AWARD AT BMI FILM & TELEVISION AWARDS


Ceremony Celebrating Year’s Top Film, Television and Cable Composers Slated for May 16 in Los Angeles LOS ANGELES, April 11, 2012 – BMI will present the Richard Kirk Award for outstanding career achievement to prolific composer Rolfe Kent at the organization’s 2012 Film & Television Awards. Held Wednesday, May 16 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, the private event also honors the composers of the past year’s top-grossing films, top-rated primetime network television series and highest-ranking cable network programs. BMI bestows the Richard Kirk Award on composers who have made significant contributions to the realm of film and … Continue reading ROLFE KENT TO RECEIVE RICHARD KIRK AWARD AT BMI FILM & TELEVISION AWARDS

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – April 10 to May 8


April 10Damsels in Distress – Mark Suozzo, Adam Schlesinger – MilanEye of the Eagle: The Film Music of Soren Hyldgaard – Soren Hyldgaard – MovieScore MediaGalaxy Quest – David Newman – La-La LandMirror Mirror – Alan Menken – Relativity Music GroupThe Raven – Lucas Vidal – Sony (import)Spartacus: Vengeance – Joseph LoDuca – Varese SarabandeApril 17Coriolanus – Ilan Eshkeri – Varese SarabandeRed Lights – Victor Reyes – LakeshoreSilent Hill: Book of Memories – Daniel Licht – MilanMay 1The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – Thomas Newman – Sony (U.S. release)The Cabin in the Woods – David Julyan – Varese SarabandeMay 8Battleship – Steve Jablonsky – Varese SarabandeDark Shadows – Danny Elfman – WatertowerDays of Grace – … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – April 10 to May 8

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 04/05/2012


Barbarian And The Geisha / Violent Saturday – Hugo Friedhofer (Kritzerland KR 20021-6) Bel Ami  Lakshman – Joseph De Saram & Rachel Portman (Varese Sarabande 302 067 142 2) Black Cauldron – Elmer Bernstein (Disney / Intrada D001744102) – 75:27 Dirk Gently – Daniel Pemberton (MMS12005) Fringe – Season 3 – Chris Tilton (Varese Sarabande 302 067 132 2) Gioco Senza Fine (The Endless Game) – Ennio Morricone (GDM Club 7113) Hook – John Williams (La-La Land LLLCD 1211, 2 CDs) – 140:35 La Montagna Del Dio Cannibale / Messalina Messalina! – Guido & Maurizio De Angelis (CMT 10027) Larillira – Nino Rota (GDM Club 4212) Ogro – Ennio Morricone (Digitmovies CDDM 208) The Robe – Alfred Newman (La-La Land LLLCD 1203) – 111:31 Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 04/05/2012